US Warns Iran Not To Attack Diplomatic Missions In Iraq's Basra, Baghdad - White House

US Warns Iran Not to Attack Diplomatic Missions in Iraq's Basra, Baghdad - White House

WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 12th September, 2018) The United States warned Iran not to launch attacks on US government facilities in Iraq and pledged to hold Tehran liable if any such incident occurs, the White House said in a press release on Tuesday.

"[W]e have seen life-threatening attacks in Iraq, including on the United States consulate in Basra and against the American embassy compound in Baghdad," the release said. "The United States will hold the regime in Tehran accountable for any attack that results in injury to our personnel or damage to United States government facilities."

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